psychedelic substance
   see psychedelic.

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • psychedelic — 1. adjective /ˈsaɪ.kəˌdɛl.ɪk,ˈsaɪ.kɪˌdɛl.ɪk/ Of, containing or generating hallucinations, distortions of perception, altered awareness etc 2. noun /ˈsaɪ.kəˌdɛl.ɪk,ˈsaɪ.kɪˌdɛl.ɪk/ Any psychoactive substance (such as LSD or psilocybin) which, when… …   Wiktionary

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